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No Subway Service from Kipling to Islington September 23rd to 24th 2017

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) has announced that there will be no subway service between Kipling and Islington stations on the Bloor-Danforth Line (Line #2) on September 23rd and 24th, 2017. The closure is to allow for the TTC to … Continue reading

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TTC Detours for TIFF

As is the normal case during the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the TTC will be detouring the 504 King and 514 Cherry streetcars. Starting at 5:00 a.m. on September 7th, 2017 until 5 a.m. on September 11th, 2017, the … Continue reading

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PRESTO Website Affected August 4th and 5th 2017

Metrolinx has announced that they are planning on doing a system upgrade on the PRESTO website from late evening Friday August 4th until late morning Saturday August 5th, 2017. During the upgrade, the website may not be accessible.

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Reduced Service on the Lakeshore West Line July 7th to 9th 2017

From 7:30 p.m. tonight, July 7th 2017, until the end of service on July 9th 2017, GO Transit will operate on a reduced, hourly, service instead of 30 minute service on the Lakeshore West line. The first trains affected will … Continue reading

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No Subway Service from St. George to Broadview June 10th & 11th

The Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) is shutting down part of the Bloor-Danforth Line (Line 2) between St. George and Broaview station on June 10th and 11th, 2017.  This is to allow the TTC to perform routine maintenance along the line. … Continue reading

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Platform Changes Coming to Union Station

GO Transit has announce more platform changes to Union Station starting June 7th, 2017. Platforms #4, #5, and #6 will be closed for construction, while platforms #7, #8, #9, and #10 will re-open for use.  Construction continues on Union Station’s … Continue reading

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Streetcar Service on Queen St.

Starting on May 7th, 2017 and running until September 2017, the TTC has replaced streetcar service along the entire 501 Queen line with buses. Here are a couple pictures of streetcar service on May 5th, 2017 prior to the change … Continue reading

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